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Recommendations of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8043
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 68
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 68
Mover
Archdeacon David Ashdown
Seconder
Mr. Stephen Koning
Text
That the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada affirm the request of the Council of General Synod, May 1997 that Recommendations 1.10.1 of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples be implemented and urge the Government of Canada to do so immediately. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 68
Subjects
Canada. Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Government relations - 1951-
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Residential schools
Indigenous peoples - Canada
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Reference to the Council of the General Synod

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8029
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 50
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 50
Mover
Canon Philip Poole
Seconder
Archdeacon David Ashdown
Text
That, pursuant to paragraph 34a of the Constitution, that this General Synod refer to the Council of General Synod any matter directly or indirectly related to the residential schools litigation that is of a timely or urgent nature and authorize the Council, or a designated sub-committee of the Council, to make and implement all appropriate decisions up to and including bankruptcy.
Amendment
The mover and seconder agreed to delete words "or a designated sub-committee of the Council" and add "or between meetings of the Council, the Officers of General Synod."
The amended resolution now reads:
That, pursuant to paragraph 34a of the Constitution, that this General Synod refer to the Council of General Synod any matter directly or indirectly related to the residential schools litigation that is of a timely or urgent nature and authorize the Council, or between meetings of the Council, the Officers of General Synod, to make and implement all appropriate decisions up to and including bankruptcy.
The amended resolution was put and CARRIED Act 50
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Council of General Synod
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Officers
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Residential schools - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Trials, litigation, etc.
Bankruptcy - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Restorative Justice

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official8008
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 57
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 57
Mover
Ms. Donna Cawker
Seconder
Archdeacon David Ashdown
Text
That this General Synod:
1. Affirm the principles of restorative justice which include:
- healing and reconciliation as opposed to punishment;
- accountability and responsibility as opposed to degradation and humiliation;
- taking seriously the needs of both victims and offenders;
- building safer communities.
2. Continue to support the Church Council on Justice and Corrections in its ongoing work to promote restorative justice in Canada.
3. Request the EcoJustice Committee, in cooperation with the Church Council on Justice and Corrections, to provide educational and promotional material on restorative justice for use at the diocesan and parish level. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 57
Subjects
Restorative justice - Anglican Church of Canada
Justice, Administration of - Canada
Justice, Administration of - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Church Council on Justice and Corrections (Canada)
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